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Ethiopia - New Technique In Bid To Improve Food Security

Now no more struggles to feed itself for Africa. The government’s Agriculture Transformation Agency, headed by Khalid Bomba, aiming for widespread commercial farming and food security in 20 years. A former JPMorgan Chase & Co. analyst is using drones and satellites to boost Ethiopia’s agricultural exports and improve food security in a nation once synonymous with famine. Ethiopia’s two main exports are coffee and oilseeds,.... Read more »

Posted on : Saturday , 2nd November 2019

Twiga’s Mobile By Kenya Raises $30m For West Africa’s Growth

Twiga’s mobile platform connects retailers with farmers and food manufacturers. These makes food economical and more accessible to a region with a growing population and food crisis. This leads to increase $23.75m in equity from Goldman Sachs and existing VC investors the international Finance Corporation (IFC), TLcom Capital, Wamda Capital and Creadev, as well as $6m in debt from OPIC and Alpha Mundi, an announcement on Monday.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 1st November 2019

Ethiopia And Kenya Set To Explore Bilateral Grain Trade Opportunities

A Kenyan delegation will convene in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 22nd to 25th October 2019 on a grain trade mission to explore business opportunities for grain trade and processing between Ethiopia and Kenya. It will help to bridge cross border trade gap and enhance food security. Efforts to increase intra-regional trade between Ethiopia and East African Community countries has seen grain trade between Ethiopia and Kenya grow.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 30th October 2019

Tanzania's Bakhresa Group Rebranded Its Azam Wheat Flour Into Multipurpose Flour To Boost Market Penetration

The Corporate Affairs Director at Bakhresa Group, Mr Hussein Sufian, said that the rebranding coupled with the expansive production capacity of 2,750 tonnes per day, guarantees sufficient wheat products for the domestic market and surplus to be exported to the regional markets.   The group operates one of the largest flour mills in Tanzania and exports its wheat flour other markets.   The company has a strong presence in 11.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 8th October 2019

The New Coffee Park In Ethiopia Will Help To Boost Local Coffee Products

The planned Coffee Park, which will be built jointly by the Ethiopian and South Korean governments at a cost of 50 million U.S. dollars on 30 hectares of land in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, is likely to "play an vital role towards promoting Ethiopia's coffee to the international community," state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC) quoted Hyiru Nuru, market information and control director at the Ethiopian Coffee and Tea.... Read more »

Posted on : Tuesday , 8th October 2019

Kenya Partners With South Korea To Increase Productivity.

The government of Kenya has partnered with South Korea on an agricultural mechanisation project that seeks to increase productivity. The governments will work jointly under the Korea Africa Food and Agricultural Corporation Initiative (KAFACI) project, which is targeting small-scale farmers. The project is aimed at lifting the current mechanisation rate of 30 percent to at least 40 percent in the coming years in a bid to cut cost of labour and.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 21st August 2019

Tanzania, Coffee Production Almost Doubled To Four Years High

Tanzania coffee production has almost doubled to four years high, thanks to good weather and high crop circle boom this season. Tanzania Coffee Board (TCB), acting Director General Primus Kimaryo told the ‘Daily News’ yesterday that the production boomed from 47,000 metric tonnes in 2 017 / 18 to 6 5 ,5 00 metric tonnes in 2 018 / 19 . He said coffee production was also pushed up by control instituted at cooperative society to keep.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 21st August 2019

Tanzania Supplies One Million Metric Tonnes Of Maize And Flour To Kenya

Tanzania will supply one million metric tonnes of maize and flour to Kenya in a period of 12 months to bridge a shortfall of corn that has led to soaring prices of food.   The Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Irrigation, Hussein Bashe told the 'Daily News' yesterday Kenyan officials whom he met in Dar es Salaam yesterday had requested to be supplied with one million metric tonnes of maize and they agreed that amount would be supplied.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 5th August 2019

Queens Supermarket Opens A New Branch In Keranio,Ethiopia

Queens Supermarket, the retail business under the MIDROC Technology Group, has opened a new branch in Keranio, western Ethiopia, after investing US$2.06 million (59.3 million Br). The branch, which brings the total number of outlets that Queen operates to eight, is expected to generate US$2.60 million (75 million Br) a year, and create 50 employment opportunities. “We expect the supermarket will generate almost 50pc of the.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 5th August 2019

FOODAGRO KENYA INDUSTRY MEET AT KICC, NAIROBI OPEN TODAY

22nd FOODAGRO AFRICA, Kenya's premier business event for the Food & Agriculture industry was inaugurated today in Nairobi at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) by Mr. Roy Otieno, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives, Government of Kenya. Running for 3 days from the 01st to 03rd August 2019 the event is co-located with the 22nd Kenya International Trade Exhibition (KITE). The 22nd Foodagro Africa 2019 is expected to.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 1st August 2019

Tanzania Exports 1 Million tons Of Corn To Kenya

Tanzania is set to sell 1 million tons of corn to neighboring Kenya to provide a helping hand to them from curbed production and caused prices of the grain to soar. A formal request for the sale from Kenya has been received, Tanzania’s state minister for agriculture, Omary Mgumba, said Friday in an emailed statement without giving details of the transaction. He also quoted that tanzania will not only provide corn to kenya but is in the.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 1st July 2019

Kenya Welcomes Novozymes, A Denmark Based Global Biotechnology Company

Novozymes, a Denmark based global biotechnology company, has opened a regional office in Nairobi, Kenya as it seeks to broaden its presence in East Africa. Novozymes is a global market leader in biological solutions, producing industrial enzymes and microorganisms to food industry among other sectors. The regional office will initially supply solutions to the brewing and baking industry and allow the company to meet customer and consumer.... Read more »

Posted on : Saturday , 29th June 2019



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  • Rich Holding International is a China based international trading company with an expertise in food industry.
  • Veendeep Oiltek is one of India
  • Industrial Dynamics / filtec has been a leading innovator in the filed of inspection and laser coding equipment
  • MM Vitaoils is a world leader in downstream palm oil industry with full range of packaging.
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  • Dairy Products,Beverages,Ice Creams;etc.
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  • The Gulf Union Foods Company is one of the key national companies that have a clear contribution to the food manufacturing sector, especially juices and beverages.
  • Bag Snacks registered since 1987 a constant growth, managing to position itself in Italy just below the major leaders of the sector.
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  • Afronutri Ltd is an intermediary supplier of end consumer baby food   products selling directly to retails and wholesalers as well as hospitals and pharmacies.
  • Delta Food produces tomato paste and milk powder in different packaging and in different concentration.
  •  The company started in 1987 and is today one of the largest privately owned companies supplying containers for a multitude of applications.
  •  We are a prominent packaging company based at industrial heart of Ahmedabad city.
  • Sonarome has supplied customers with quality flavours and fragrances.
  • KAP CONES , having built up an unrivalled reputation for exceptional quality, performance & service in printing industry for last over four decades, diversified into producing cone sleeves with   auto rolling mechanism for ice cream cones requirement
  • MAYORA Group has grown to become one of the recognized names in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods Industry.
  • Ideo Tecnica, a company specialized in machinery for the confectionery industry and especially chocolate
  • Immediately following WWII, Pan American World Airways had a vision of mass civilian international business and leisure air travel and so began trailblazing its way across the skies of the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Thus came
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